• childhood1

    Thursday, June 23, 2016 ·

    Don’t throw stones in a fragile post-WWI European glasshouse! Jack Toye reviews THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER at Edinburgh International Film Festival.

    The Childhood Of A Leader

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    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ·

    Revealing the cyber-warfare trump card behind America’s military prowess. John Cheshire reviews Alex Gibney’s latest documentary at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

    Zero Days

  • MRPIG_2016

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ·

    What do you get when a 75 year old man goes on the run with a hog in a van? Taking similarities from Hákonarson’s RAMS, MR PIG serves both human and porcine humour.

    Mr Pig

  • Bugs1

    Sunday, June 19, 2016 ·

    Lock up your stick insects! The Nordic Food Lab are coming! Jack Toye reviews Andreas Johnsen’s BUGS at Edinburgh International Film Festival

    BUGS

  • JOANN_2016

    Monday, June 13, 2016 ·

    Mike O’Brien spoke to filmmaker Joanna Hogg: “a daring and mischievous artist, and a major British talent whose next move will be intriguing.”

    Interview with Joanna Hogg

  • just5

    Saturday, May 21, 2016 ·

    Sombre, reflective and as divisive as ever at the Cannes Film Festival, Jack Toye reviews Xavier Dolan’s latest feature

    It’s Only The End Of The World

  • bernadette

    Saturday, May 21, 2016 ·

    Director of Watersprite Film Festival 2016, Bernadette Schramm, on her work with Refugee Voices In Film at the 69th Cannes Film Festival

    Interview with Bernadette Schramm

  • harbour

    Thursday, May 19, 2016 ·

    There’s a whole lotta diary days going on in Cannes for our roving reporter, Jack Toye

    Cannes Diary 2016: Days 4, 5,6,7

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Sunday, March 6, 2016

Watersprite: Self-Questioning

Garry Pope reviews “Self-Questioning”, a set of short films from three frighteningly talented directors, at the 2016 Watersprite Festival.

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Monday, February 29, 2016

Spotlight

Investigative journalism, but not as we know it – not from the movies, anyway. Andrew Nickolds reviews SPOTLIGHT

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Sunday, February 28, 2016

Who’s Who at the Oscars

Rosy Hunt cherry-picks the Oscars’ most interesting, aesthetically pleasing and controversial.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Interview with Ed Talfan

We spoke to Ed “Hinterland” Talfan about his supernatural melodrama THE PASSING, which premieres on 10 March at Wales One World Film Festival.

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Monday, February 22, 2016

PH Programmer Clare Binns

While representing Take One at Berlinale, Jack Toye spoke to Picturehouse exec Clare Binns about life in programming and acquisitions.

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Monday, February 22, 2016

Reel Women: 25 Feb

A sneak preview of this month’s REEL WOMEN programme, showcasing local filmmakers and new features on general release.

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Sunday, February 21, 2016

The Survivalist

What’s your favourite post-apocalyptic dystopia? Rosy Hunt reviews Stephen Fingleton’s sharp sci-fi, THE SURVIVALIST.

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Thursday, February 18, 2016

Interview with Sara Jordenö

At Berlinale Jack Toye meets the director of KIKI: a coming of age story about agency, resilience and the transformative artform that is Voguing.

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Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The End

If Depardieu goes down to the woods today… Fearless filmmaker Guillaume Nicloux premiers THE END at this year’s Berlinale.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Interview with Alex Anwandter

“I don’t really believe in pontificating as a writer or a director.” Jack Toye speaks to the creator of hard-hitting drama YOU’LL NEVER BE ALONE